Candidate Filing Periods are set by GS 163-106.2 and GS 163-291. Candidates may only file for contests listed during the specified time period. 

For information on petitions and contests not listed, visit the NCSBE website.

The Wake County Board of Elections office is located at 

See the Parking Information file below for the facility's parking information and driving directions.

(For 2020 Non-Partisan Contests)

Filing Information
Business hours for the Wake County Board of Elections are 
 Monday–Friday: 8:30 a.m.–5:15 p.m.
For questions regarding candidate eligibility email: